ERIC Number: EJ365646
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Depression and Self-Esteem in the Families of Maltreated Adolescents.
Sturkie, Kinly; Flanzer, Jerry P.
Social Work, v32 n6 p491-96 Nov-Dec 1987
Compared client families that included maltreated adolescents with control families. Members of client families were more depressed than members of comparison families. However, both client and comparison adolescents were more depressed and had lower self-esteem than their parents. Discusses the relevance of research findings for theories of adolescent maltreatment and emotional vulnerability. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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